Time on TV : Narrative Time, Time Travel and Time Travellers in Popular Television Culture, Hardback Book

Time on TV : Narrative Time, Time Travel and Time Travellers in Popular Television Culture Hardback

Edited by Lorna (University of Northampton, UK) Jowett, Kevin Robinson, David Simmons

Part of the Investigating Cult TV series

Description

From early examples such as "Star Trek" and "Sapphire and Steel" to more contemporary shows including "Life on Mars" and "The Vampire Diaries," time has frequently been used as a device to allow programme makers to experiment stylistically and challenge established ways of thinking.

Time on Television offers readers a range of exciting, accessible, yet intellectually rigorous essays that consider the many and varied ways in which telefantasy shows have explored this subject, providing the reader with a greater understanding of the importance of time to the success of genre on the small screen

Information

  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 192 pages
  • Publisher: I.B. Tauris & Co. Ltd.
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Television
  • ISBN: 9781784530136

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